Contributors

Allison

Allison Parker

Allison Parker is a proud stay at home mom maintaining a full schedule kissing boo boos and passing out hugs just because. Her days many times are spent between the garden and the kitchen. From a journey of learning whole food eating habits, she's taken on the challenges of baking bread, muffins a... more »

Amara Abbas

Amara Abbas

Amara is a student studying Art Direction & Advertising based in Chicago. With a background in Psychology and Marketing, she understands the importance of effective communication through the use of various platforms. Amara is interested in all things advertising and design and has a passion fo... more »

Cameron

Cameron Cole Carcelén

Cameron is a designer and holds degrees in urban studies and architecture, and has a background in grassroots community involvement for neighborhood improvement and development. Having lived in New York and Buenos Aires, she is a lover of cities and currently lives in Quito, Ecuador. She loves bic... more »

Cory

Cory Tallman

Cory is passionate about design and creativity and how they can expand our understanding of ourselves. He has lived from San Francisco to Japan but found his way, some would say inevitably, to New York City. His writing has appeared in a wide range of publications, but is thrilled to mark his blog... more »

Davide

Davide Carbone

Davide was born and raised in the tiny Piemonte town of Biella, world-famous for its textiles and the hometown of Michaelangelo Pistoletto. A life-long passion for design and innovation led Davide to New York City, where he lives with his family. He created Gessato in 2006, and he's been pioneerin... more »

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Elda Bellone

Elda Bellone is a very talented Italian architect and industrial designer who’s always been actively involved in studying, investigating and developing innovative approaches to both function and form. Elda is passionate about all the different languages of art, looking for new influences and i... more »

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Elena Cattaneo

I have worked in interior design and architecture for more than twenty years, first as an architect and then as a journalist. In this digital age, I now publish mainly on the web. My work is not only meant for industry professionals, but also those who want to broaden their knowledge and satisfy t... more »

Elizabeth McAvoy

Elizabeth McAvoy

Elizabeth is currently studying Industrial Design at the Rhode Island School of Design. She is interested in the interaction between people and their environment, and how these relationships change through a personal interaction with design. Her work concentrates in fashion and home accessories w... more »

Fabio Maragno

Fabio Maragno

Born in Milan, Fabio followed his passion for design all the way to the Scottish highlands. He is currently a Graphic Design student at the University of Dundee. He loves to research any aspect of the creative industries, through social networks, blogs and printed magazines. When he is not in stu... more »

Gerard McGuickin

Gerard McGuickin

I’m a design writer and aficionado, living in a modish neighbourhood in south Belfast. My approach to writing is studied, yet uninhibited, and my perspective is typically punctilious and urbane. My thinking on design is often guided by Dieter Rams’ ten principles for good design. I have a back... more »

Holly

Holly Mitchell

Holly is a poet from Kentucky. She grew up first in a Sears house, then on a farm. She studied English and Gender Studies at Mount Holyoke College and moved to Manhattan for love. As an occasional jewelry-maker and museum patron, Holly favors wearable and functional design but is eager to see work... more »

Janet

Janet Wlody

Janet is a senior at Kenyon College studying English with a Creative Writing emphasis. She has a particular affinity for American literature, and enjoys discovering the narrative(s) behind a piece of art. GBlog is her blogging debut, and she is grateful for newfound exposure to objects such as the... more »

Kimberly

Kimberly Li

Kimberly is a graduate from MIT's Department of Architecture, and has recently joined the publication team at MIT OpenCourseWare. While architecture remains her first love, her interests encompass literature – epic poetry and Medieval romances are her favorite – and also fashion. more »

Lizzie Wright

Lizzie Wright

​Lizzie Wright is an aspiring artist and designer with a passion for the written word. While she works on her BFA in Industrial Design at the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), she spends her (rare) spare time riding around Providence on her trusty Cannondale and drinking lots of coffee. ... more »

Matthew Barrett

Mathew is an aspiring writer with a passion for languages and the manipulation of words. Born in South Korea, he was adopted at three months old and spent his childhood growing up just outside of Minneapolis, MN where he currently resides. English Literature and French Studies were his areas of co... more »

Nathaniel Barlam

Nathaniel Barlam

Amid the unrest of earning his Bachelor’s degree in Architecture from RISD, Nathaniel manages to find the time to read, write, hang out with friends, play drums, and listen to music. Nathaniel has learned a lot about architecture firsthand thanks to opportunities to live and work in Rome and Bro... more »

Sneha Sridhar

Sneha Sridhar

Sneha is a graduate from the Rhode Island School of Design and is currently exploring the world of set design . Having moved around between many countries while growing up, she has a severe case of nomadism, and is unable to live anywhere for too long. You can find Sneha indulging in daydreaming, ... more »